Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Harpactea  Bristowe, 1939   193 species

Harpactea cecconii  (Kulczyński, 1908)


Prosoma 2.5 mm long. Legs: femur with numerous spines.

Body length male: 5.0 mm

Prosoma 2.4 mm long. Sternum grainy. Eyes: anteriors less than 0.5 diameter apart. Legs: femur I with 3 or 4 spines, femur II with 2 or 3 spines. Opisthosoma greyish.

Body length female: 5.15 mm
  No data
Distribution comment: The record from Greece is doubtful (Bosmans et al., 2019c, Özkütük et al., 2023).
Global distribution (WSC 2023): Cyprus, Greece?
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

Cyprus   (Bosmans et al., 2019c) ||| Greece   (Deltshev & Paraschi, 1990) |||

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Hadjiconstantis M, Komnenov M, Bosselaers J, Huber S, McCowan D, Snazell R, Decae A, Zoumides C, Kielhorn K-H, Oger P (2019c) Spiders of Cyprus (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from Cyprus. Newsletter of the Belgian Arachnological Society 34, Suppl. 1: 1-173 pdf

Brignoli P M (1980b) Some new or interesting eastern Mediterranean Dysderidae and Agelenidae (Araneae). Annales Zoologici, Warszawa 35: 75-82 pdf

Deltshev C D, Paraschi L (1990) A contribution to the study of spiders (Araneae: Dysderidae, Salticidae, Agelenidae) in Greece, with a description of a new species (Malthonica spinipalpis Deltshev, sp. n. Agelenidae). Biologia Gallo-Hellenica 17: 3-12 pdf

Özkütük R S, Özden Ö, Coşar İ, Kunt K B (2023) Redescription of Harpactea cecconii (Araneae: Dysderidae).  65: 1-4 Arachnologische Mitteilungen 65: 1-4 pdf

WSC (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (14.02.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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